Bruce F. Hilton Circuit Judge


100% of the Committee voted Judge Hilton substantially MEETS overall judicial performance standards.

20 Committee members voted “MEETS”
0 Committee members voted “DOES NOT MEET”


Circuit Judge

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Judge Bruce Hilton was appointed to Division 13 of the 21st Judicial Circuit in June 2017. In this role, he has been assigned family court, domestic violence and pro-se cases. Judge Hilton earned his B.A. and J.D. from Saint Louis University.

Judge Hilton is a member of The Missouri Bar, the St. Louis County Bar Association, the St. Louis Metropolitan Bar Association, the Mound City Bar Association and the Jefferson County Bar Association. He is also active in the Black Sheep Foundation, the Meacham Park Neighborhood Improvement Association, St. Peter’s Catholic Church and Friends of Kids with Cancer.